Sambo should become a trademark of Russian sport, a leading official has claimed as it continues its push for recognition from the International Olympic Committee (IOC).
A delegation from the International Sambo Federation (FIAS) visited Novi Sad to inspect preparations for this year's Youth and Junior World Championships.
Casablanca held Morocco's first beach sambo competition, which attracted 60 athletes across the different age and weight categories.
Russian President Vladimir Putin was among those in attendance at the eighth edition of the Plotforma S-70 international sambo tournament held in Sochi.
The Ukrainian National Sambo Federation held a seminar for referees and coaches to increase standards.
Cyprus claimed two out of a possible four gold medals at the Open Beach Sambo Championship in Larnaka.
Korean Sambo Federation President Chong-keum Moon believes the sport could possibly compete with more established martial arts in the future in Asia, but he admits it will not be an easy process.
Association of Sambo and Combat Sambo of Mexico President Antonio Ramírez Rebollar is hopeful of organising the next edition of the Pan American Championships.
Uzbekistan's sambo athlete Irina Kulakova has praised the doping education stand which was set-up at the Asian Championships in her home capital Tashkent.
The International Sambo Federation (FIAS) has written an open letter to the International Olympic Committee (IOC) claiming it "truly believes" the sport deserves to become part of the recognised Olympic family.
Ulugbek Rahmonov and Gulmira Ismatova claimed golds today for the host nation at the Asian Sambo Championships in Tashkent.
Tajikistan have won two of the three men's gold medals available on the second day of competition at the Asian Sambo Championships in Uzbekistan.
Hosts Uzbekistan made a good start to the Asian Sambo Championships with several podium topping performances today.
The 2017 Asian Sambo Championships are due to begin tomorrow in Uzbekistan’s capital Tashkent, where medals are set to be won in 27 weight categories.
Instructor certificates have been handed out for the first time to eight sambo specialists in The Netherlands.